Council vows to work with police after Fir Vale School ‘riot’ over ‘possible lingering tensions’
Council officials have vowed to work closely with police to manage any ‘possible lingering tensions’ after a riot outside a Sheffield school. Emergency services were alerted to a disturbance at Fir Vale School at around 12.55pm yesterday after a fight broke out involving pupils.
Crowds of concerned parents and residents had gathered outside the school gates as news of the brawl spread in the community.
There were angry scenes outside the school, which closed early, as police officers arrived to try to restore calm.
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